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Mr. Donald Quigg J.

General Patent Counsel

Phillips Petroleum Company

HQ Phone: (918) 661-1215

Phillips Petroleum Company

16 Phillips Building

Bartlesville, Oklahoma 74004

United States

Company Description

Founded in Oklahoma in 1917, Phillips Petroleum Company's (NYSE: P) operations now span the globe. The company is engaged in petroleum exploration, production, refining, marketing and transportation; natural gas gathering, processing and marketing; chemic... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Patton Boggs LLP

Partner

Novak Druce + Quigg LLP

Affiliations

Member
the United States Army

Member
the United States Army

Member
American Bar Association

Member
American Intellectual Property Law Association

Member
The Missouri Bar

Member
Oklahoma Bar Association

Assistant Secretary of Commerce and Commissioner
Patent Examiner

Founder
Roper & Quigg

Commissioner and the Founder of Reexaminations, Senior Analyst
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Education

B.S.
Business Administration
University of Oklahoma

J.D.

University of Missouri at Kansas City

Web References (70 Total References)


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Donald J. Quigg Senior Partner

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Donald J. Quigg served as Deputy Commissioner of the United States Patent and Trademark Office and Assistant Secretary and Commissioner of Patent and Trademarks.
Commissioner Quigg's visions and goals were, for example, to streamline patent appellate procedures, to register trademarks within 13 months by 1985, to grant patents within 18 months by 1989 and to achieve substantial automation of all respects of the operation of the Patent and Trademark Office by 1990. Those goals were achieved on schedule.
Prior to entering government service, Mr. Quigg had been General Patent Counsel of Phillips Petroleum, a company he had joined in 1945.
After leaving full time government service, Mr. Quigg co-founded the law firm of Roper & Quigg, where he consulted on intellectual property law matters and served as an expert witness in numerous intellectual property litigations or patent consultations.
Mr. Quigg has served as the head of the United States Delegations to United Nations meetings on industrial property matters; and on the President's Committee on Industrial Innovation and United States Delegations, which were involved in multilateral discussions with the European Patent Office and the Japanese Patent Office.
Mr. Quigg is the recipient of the Jefferson Medal Award for exceptional achievement in the patent, trademark, and copyright fields from the New Jersey Patent Law Association and on November 16, 2001, the was inducted into the Hall of Fame of the Oklahoma Bar Association Intellectual Property.
While Deputy Commissioner, Mr. Quigg helped to establish a privately funded training program for patent examiners granting the benefit of exposure to laboratories and industrial sites. He also improved the process for resolving a dispute, and led the effort to adopt new rules for governing the conduct of attorneys practicing before the Patent and Trademark Office. In addition, he was instrumental in getting schools across the United States to adopt a program for encouraging students, grades K to 12, to approach and solve problems daily on an innovative basis.


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Mr. Dickinson is the second USPTO head to be a partner with Novak Druce, the first being the late named partner Donald J. Quigg, who served as Commissioner of Patents and Trademarks under President Reagan.

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Mr. Quigg, like Mr. Dickinson, also similarly served as the head of a corporate intellectual property group, as the Chief Patent Counsel for Phillips Petroleum Company (now ConocoPhillips) prior to his appointment.
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Mr. Quigg was a partner at Novak Druce from 2004 until his recent death at 98 years old.
"Don was one of the most generous and sincere people I have ever known, and was a mentor to us personally and to our clients up until his passing.
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"Don was a great role model in all of his pursuits and I'm honored to be following him once again," said Dickinson.
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Novak Druce Mourns the Loss of Founding Partner Donald J. Quigg
Houston, TX, September 25, 2014 - It is with great sadness that Novak Druce shares the news of the death of founding partner Don Quigg, who passed away on September 21, surrounded by family and friends at Inova Alexandria Hospital.
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"Don was an inspirational leader and a brilliant lawyer.
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"Don contributed greatly to this firm as a knowledgeable counselor in the intellectual property practice and as a dedicated public servant to our legal institutions.
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Don achieved many great things during his life including serving our country and making great strides to move intellectual property law forward. After serving in the United States Army during World War II, for which he was awarded a Silver Star in 1944, Don started a 35 year career in Phillips Petroleum Company and ultimately became the General Patent Counsel. Upon retiring from Phillips, Don was appointed by president Ronald Reagan to the post of Deputy Commissioner of the U. S. Patent and Trademark Office.
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After serving in this role for four years, Don was appointed as Assistant Secretary of Commerce and Commissioner of Patents and Trademarks. After leaving his career in public service he entered private practice leading to his co-founding Novak Druce + Quigg in 2005. At Novak Druce, Don served as senior partner and a member of the executive committee until the time of his death.


: Donald J. Quigg

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Donald J. QuiggSenior Partner

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Donald J. Quigg served as Deputy Commissioner of the United States Patent and Trademark Office and Assistant Secretary and Commissioner of Patent and Trademarks.
Commissioner Quigg's visions and goals were, for example, to streamline patent appellate procedures, to register trademarks within 13 months by 1985, to grant patents within 18 months by 1989 and to achieve substantial automation of all respects of the operation of the Patent and Trademark Office by 1990.Those goals were achieved on schedule.
Prior to entering government service, Mr. Quigg had been General Patent Counsel of Phillips Petroleum, a company he had joined in 1945.
After leaving full time government service, Mr. Quigg co-founded the law firm of Roper & Quigg, where he consulted on intellectual property law matters and served as an expert witness in numerous intellectual property litigations or patent consultations.
Mr. Quigg has served as the head of the United States Delegations to United Nations meetings on industrial property matters; and on the President's Committee on Industrial Innovation and United States Delegations, which were involved in multilateral discussions with the European Patent Office and the Japanese Patent Office.
Mr. Quigg is the recipient of the Jefferson Medal Award for exceptional achievement in the patent, trademark, and copyright fields from the New Jersey Patent Law Association and on November 16, 2001, the was inducted into the Hall of Fame of the Oklahoma Bar Association Intellectual Property.
While Deputy Commissioner, Mr. Quigg helped to establish a privately funded training program for patent examiners granting the benefit of exposure to laboratories and industrial sites.He also improved the process for resolving a dispute, and led the effort to adopt new rules for governing the conduct of attorneys practicing before the Patent and Trademark Office.In addition, he was instrumental in getting schools across the United States to adopt a program for encouraging students, grades K to 12, to approach and solve problems daily on an innovative basis.


Donald Quigg Receives ...

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Donald Quigg Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

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Novak Druce + Quigg LLP is pleased to announce that Senior Partner Donald J. Quigg received the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law's Lifetime Achievement Award at an awards ceremony at the university on November 2. The Lifetime Achievement Award is annually awarded to the alumnus who has achieved outstanding professional success in the legal field throughout a long career. Quigg graduated in 1940.
"I am so very proud that Mr. Quigg is being recognized with this award," said Gregory V. Novak, managing partner and CEO of Novak Druce + Quigg.
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Quigg served as Deputy Commissioner of the United States Patent and Trademark Office and Assistant Secretary and Commissioner of Patent and Trademarks under President George H. W. Bush.
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Prior to entering government service, Mr. Quigg had been General Patent Counsel of Phillips Petroleum, a company he joined in 1945.


Donald Quigg Receives ...

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Donald Quigg Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

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Novak Druce + Quigg LLP is pleased to announce that Senior Partner Donald J. Quigg received the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law's Lifetime Achievement Award at an awards ceremony at the university on November 2. The Lifetime Achievement Award is annually awarded to the alumnus who has achieved outstanding professional success in the legal field throughout a long career. Quigg graduated in 1940.
"I am so very proud that Mr. Quigg is being recognized with this award," said Gregory V. Novak, managing partner and CEO of Novak Druce + Quigg.
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Quigg served as Deputy Commissioner of the United States Patent and Trademark Office and Assistant Secretary and Commissioner of Patent and Trademarks under President George H. W. Bush.
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Prior to entering government service, Mr. Quigg had been General Patent Counsel of Phillips Petroleum, a company he joined in 1945.

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